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Dredging Fox River (Green Bay Wisconsin)

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin: The dredging season along the Fox River in Green Bay is underway. For the 10th year, the equipment is back in the water, dredging PCB sediment left behind from decades of pollution by the paper industry. Big red barges crept along the Fox River in Green Bay Monday morning, vacuuming up sediment. “The dredging aspect of it is really to reduce the impact of PCBs on the environment and human health,” said Scott Stein, Fox River Cleanup Project Spokesman. Stein says much of this year’s work […]

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